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Soul and Funk

Soul and Funk

Soul Music on Amazon What is Soul and Funk Music? Martin Luther King Jr. inspired a sense of hope and peace that transcended artists and people alike, who felt that America had a responsibility to live up to the values it claimed to own.  During the 1950’s, music tended to focus on the idea of solitary remorse and forlorn abandonment.  While the music of the 1950’s was more inclined to relationship woes, the revolutionary era of the 1960’s produced a sense of independence, and the power of the individual voice. Soul music helped open the eyes and hearts to people who may have had prior hesitations or close-minded viewpoints, and […]

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